(671e) Methanol Production From Syngas – An Aspen Plus Simulation and Modeling

Authors: 
Subramaniam, R., University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Wang, C., University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Zappi, M., University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Dufreche, S., University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Bajpai, R. K., University of Louisiana


An Aspen plus process flow sheet was developed for methanol production from syngas. The syngas composition from a wood gasifier was utilized for the design and simulation of the plant. The simulation results offer useful references for equipment design and process operation optimization.